The prestigious Wimbledon tennis tournament is taking place. If you are visitting England to see this famous British summertime sporting event, consider these most distinctively British products to make gifts for your family and friends when you come back home. Whether you’re supporting Djokovic, Murray, or Federer, our hand-picked gift guide is guaranteed to please all your beloveds.
1. Liberty Print Knot Watch
Where to find it: Liberty Store, Great Marlborough Street, London W1B 5AH
One of the great ways to own a fabulous Liberty fabric is to buy this modern multi-colored Liberty print knot watch. It is great to give a truly British gift like that from this iconic London landmark store. Built in the 1920s, the Liberty building has become as much a London icon as Harrods. The Liberty print knot watch is made from a twist of fabric, having a small gold watch face with neat gold fingers. It can be twisted, tied or doubled up and looks more stunning with a matching Liberty scarf or coordinating outfit.
2. Sherlock Holmes Pub Sign
Where to find it: Fancy That Emporium, 3-4 Station Approach, Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LD
One of the main attractions of London are the old coaching pubs and inns which serve both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks as well as cheap pub food throughout the day. This Sherlock Holmes pub sign, one of a series of London prints, is the ideal souvenir to thrill any British pub fan. The colorful print has a high-quality giclee finish, giving added texture and durability. It is ready to frame or just hang on a wall. The image of Sherlock Holmes pub sign was taken from the sign that hung above the door of the Sherlock Holmes pub in London in the 1960s, showing the famous detective Sherlock Holmes wearing his trademark hat and smoking while examining a clue through a magnifying glass on his one hand. The Sherlock Holmes pub sign is a great gift for Sherlock Holmes fans.